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About Us

Small town news, just the way you like it. 

The Press & Banner is a weekly general-news black and white newspaper that is published on newsprint every Wednesday. Covering Abbeville County, SC since 1844, The Press & Banner covers local news and engages in community journalism.


Complete with photos, feature stories, local sports (both recreation league and high school), The Press & Banner also features family news, obituaries and a community calendar. The newspaper offers quality advertising to its subscribers. 


The Press & Banner is dedicated to customer service, value and quality.


John Riley West
Lamar T West, Sr.
Henry E Green

Editor & Publisher


Features Editor & News

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